William Ruto Says Raila Odinga ‘Planned’ Mau Evictions

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto on Monday took his campaigns to Nakuru County, where he accused Nasa flagbearer Raila Odinga of being the architect of the Mau Forest evictions.

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto on Monday took his campaigns to Nakuru County, where he accused Nasa flagbearer Raila Odinga of being the architect of the Mau Forest evictions.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Dida to Skip Presidential Debate

[Nation] Alliance for Real Change (ARC) flag bearer Mohammed Abduba Dida says he will not participate in Monday’s presidential debate citing media bias.

[Nation] Alliance for Real Change (ARC) flag bearer Mohammed Abduba Dida says he will not participate in Monday's presidential debate citing media bias.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sacco Boss Forced to Withdraw Court Order

[Monitor] Tororo -Members of Kasoli Tenants Cooperative Savings and Credit Society (Sacco) in Tororo Municipality have forced their chief executive officer, Mr Stephen Ogwang, to withdraw a court order blocking Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) from compens…

[Monitor] Tororo -Members of Kasoli Tenants Cooperative Savings and Credit Society (Sacco) in Tororo Municipality have forced their chief executive officer, Mr Stephen Ogwang, to withdraw a court order blocking Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) from compensating individual owners of properties and the subsequent demolition of the structures.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Orders Kaweesi Suspects to Get Private Medical Checks

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -High Court judge Margret Oguli-Oumo has ordered that the 19 people arrested on suspicions of murdering former AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi be immediately subjected to an independent medical examination to ascertain their t…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -High Court judge Margret Oguli-Oumo has ordered that the 19 people arrested on suspicions of murdering former AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi be immediately subjected to an independent medical examination to ascertain their torture allegations while in custody at Nalufenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kids Athletics Helps Ensure Lasting Legacy for the Sport in Kenya

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The IAAF and Tsukuba International Academy for Sport (TIAS) joined forces with Kenyatta University, the Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation and the United Nations Office in Nairobi to stage a packed day of activities for some 400 child…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The IAAF and Tsukuba International Academy for Sport (TIAS) joined forces with Kenyatta University, the Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation and the United Nations Office in Nairobi to stage a packed day of activities for some 400 children on the playing fields at Kenyatta University last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sudan, FAO Launch U.S.$72 Million Food Security Programme

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Sudanese government signed a four-year $72 million Country Programming Framework in Khartoum today.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Sudanese government signed a four-year $72 million Country Programming Framework in Khartoum today.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Mediation Between Darfur Students, University Fails

[Radio Dabanga] El Duweim / Sennar / Kassala / Khartoum -Mediation committees from White Nile state and Khartoum have failed to solve the problems concerning hundreds of Darfuri students of the Bakht El Rida University. Fellow students in Sennar and Ka…

[Radio Dabanga] El Duweim / Sennar / Kassala / Khartoum -Mediation committees from White Nile state and Khartoum have failed to solve the problems concerning hundreds of Darfuri students of the Bakht El Rida University. Fellow students in Sennar and Kassala took to the streets to express their solidarity.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Disarmament in Darfur Will Start This Year’ – Sudan V-P

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -The second vice-president of Sudan has announced the collection of weapons in Darfur and the reorganisation of the country’s armed forces before the end of this year. Seven people were killed, two wounded, and four kidnapped in …

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -The second vice-president of Sudan has announced the collection of weapons in Darfur and the reorganisation of the country's armed forces before the end of this year. Seven people were killed, two wounded, and four kidnapped in separate incidents in the country's western region last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UNISFA Calls for Restraint in Abyei

[Radio Dabanga] Abyei -The UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) calls for restraint and calm among communities in the Abyei Area following a violent incident on Saturday that left eight people killed and one person injured.

[Radio Dabanga] Abyei -The UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) calls for restraint and calm among communities in the Abyei Area following a violent incident on Saturday that left eight people killed and one person injured.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Anti-Dam Protesters, Farmers Detained in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Abri / El Gedaref -On Sunday, agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) detained two leading anti-dam protesters in Abri in Northern State. In eastern Sudan, 27 residents of Atbara and Setit were jailed.

[Radio Dabanga] Abri / El Gedaref -On Sunday, agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) detained two leading anti-dam protesters in Abri in Northern State. In eastern Sudan, 27 residents of Atbara and Setit were jailed.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan